The Age Music Victoria Awards 2017 Date Revealed

Wednesday 9 August 2017

The Age Music Victoria Awards 2017 Date Revealed

Now on it's 12th year, The Age Music Victoria Awards (TAMVA) returns to 170 Russell to again give recognition to the best musical artists, festivals and venues across Victoria.

Apart from the date announcement, the submission of entries or nominations for different categories has also been opened and will last until 31 August. Artists, venues or festivals can nominate themselves or others who they think deserve distinction. A panel of industry experts per category will then deliberate to determine the winners. Eligibility requirements and nomination form can be found here.

Categories open for submissions are listed below:

- Best Festival
- Best Venue (over 500 capacity)
- Best Venue (under 500 capacity)
- Best Regional Venue (over 50 gigs per year)
- Best Regional Venue (under 50 gigs per year)

Genre Awards

- Best Country Album
- Best Blues Album
- Best Soul
- Best Electronic Act
- Funk, RnB or Gospel Album
- Best Hip Hop Album
- Best Heavy Album
- Best Jazz Album
- Best Aboriginal Act
- Best Folk or Roots Album
- Best Experimental or Avant-Garde Act
- Best Global or Reggae Album

Another exciting highlight of the event is the after party which annually blows off roof with its line up of showstoppers and feather-dusting acts. With the list of artists still incognito, this year's edition will absolutely be fantastic!

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